Knighthood meaning

nīt'ho͝od'
The rank, dignity, or vocation of a knight.
noun
0
0
Behavior or qualities befitting a knight; chivalry.
noun
0
0
Knights considered as a group.
noun
0
0
The profession or vocation of a knight.
noun
0
0
Knightly conduct.
noun
0
0
Advertisement
Knights collectively.
noun
0
0
An honour whereby one is made into a knight, and one can thereafter be called "Sir"

He's got an OBE, and MBE and his recent work should entitle him to a knighthood.

noun
0
0
The quality of being a knight.
noun
0
0
The knights collectively, the body of knights.
noun
0
0
The rank or status of a knight.
noun
0
1
Advertisement

Origin of knighthood

  • From Middle English knighthod, from Old English cnihthād
    From Wiktionary